Militant hideout busted, arms cache recovered in J&K

Security forces have busted a militant hideout and recovered large quantity of ammunition and explosives in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu: Security forces have busted a militant hideout and recovered large quantity of ammunition and explosives in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Acting on a specific information, police along with CRPF conducted a joint search operation at Bandhara Dewal forest area of Mahore tehsil in Reasi district yesterday, a police officer said here today.

During the search, 60 AK-47 rounds and six Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL) grenades were recovered from the hideout, he said.

A case was registered in this regard at Police Station Mahore, he said.